Business News Archive - July 24, 2010

PARIS, France, July 24 /PRNewswire/ - Alcan Global Aerospace Transportation and Industry (Alcan Global ATI), part of Alcan Engineered Products - a business unit of Rio Tinto - announced today that employees represented by United Steelworkers (USW) Local 5668 at its aluminum rolling mill in Ravenswood, West Virginia, have ratified a new two-year agreement.


The Southern Delta Aquarids are a meteor shower visible from mid July to mid August each year.

LOS ANGELES, July 24 /PRNewswire/ -- There will be a groundbreaking ceremony Saturday, July 24, 2010, at 11:30 a.m., at U.S. VETS - Inglewood, 733 S.

Top Clean Tech Business Leaders Warn that Proposition's Agenda Means Capital & Job Flight, Loss of Leadership WASHINGTON July 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Prop 23 would undermine California's fastest growing economic engineDomino effect would harm U.S.

GREENVILLE, S.C., July 24 /PRNewswire/ -- CAV International Inc., a US Government outsourcing contractor specialized in airfield services & logistics, announces that the United States Transportation Command (USTRANSCOM) has awarded it a new multi-year contract for Air Terminal and Ground Handling Services at El Dorado International Airport in Bogota, Colombia.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.